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HARMONY HILL AND THE POST OFFICE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HARMONY HILL AND THE POST OFFICE

List entry Number: 1045890

Location

HARMONY HILL AND THE POST OFFICE, 2 AND 4, THE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Gravesham

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Shorne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Nov-1966

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 356874

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TQ 67 SE SHORNE THE STREET 2/145 21.11.66 Nos 2 and 4 (Harmony Hill and The Post Office)

II

C18. Timber-framed, all elevations cement rendered, clay roofing tiles. Rectangular with roof hipped at both ends. Front of 2 storeys with attic storey above. Double shop front to Post Office with glazing bars intact. One door and one window to Harmony Hill. Three casement windows to first floor. Two dormer windows with hipped tiled roofs. Painted moulded timber eaves cornice. String course on first floor level.

Original timber structure substantially exposed on Post Office.

Traditionally the Post Office used by Dickens to post his manuscripts. Formerly one house.

Listing NGR: TQ6912471102

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National Grid Reference: TQ 69112 71250

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